Archive | January, 2014

Phillip Phillips & The Band Perry To Perform At Super Bowl XLVIII Pregame Show & NFL On Fox

The Band PerryPHILLIP PHILLIPS and THE BAND PERRY will perform as part of the Super Bowl XLVIII pregame show in East Rutherford, NJ on Sunday, February 2, the NFL and FOX announced today.  The two acts will perform at the NFL Tailgate Party and part of each performance will be televised live on FOX SUPER BOWL SUNDAY. Continue Reading →

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Nominees Announced For The 49th Annual ACM Awards

acm-awardsThe Academy of Country Music announced nominees in each category for the upcoming 49th annual ACM Awards this morning.  Check out the nominees for each category below!

Who do you want to win? Continue Reading →

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Grand Ole Opry Line-Up For January 31st And February 1st

Grand Ole OpryHere is the scheduled line-up for the Grand Ole Opry for this week! Continue Reading →

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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Releases Vince Gill And Paul Franklin’s BAKERSFIELD: DELUXE EDITION Today

Vince Gill BakersfieldToday, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® releases Bakersfield: Deluxe Edition, an exclusive and expanded edition of the critically-acclaimed album from 20x GRAMMY Award-winning artist Vince Gill and famed steel guitarist Paul Franklin. The critically-acclaimed CD contains four additional songs (for a total of 14) and retails for $11.99 at all Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations and online at The digital version will be available beginning tomorrow, Tuesday Jan. 28, via iTunes and Continue Reading →

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“Behind The Scene With Kenny & Friends” Launches 3rd Season On ‘Rural TV’ And ‘FamilyNet Television’

Behind The Scene With Kenny & FriendsToday, “Behind The Scene with Kenny & Friends” announced its 3rd season of programming on Rural TV and FamilyNet Television. Continue Reading →

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David Nail’s “Whatever She’s Got” Goes #1

David NailMCA Recording artist David Nail’s “Whatever She’s Got” sits at the No. 1 position today on both the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase Country charts. The No. 1 hit and RIAA certified GOLD single is the first song from the GRAMMY nominated artist’s forthcoming third album, I’m A Fire, set to be released on March 4. Nail chose to record the Jimmy Robbins and Jon Nite penned song for his wife Catherine admitting “I still to this day don’t know what she has, but I know that I like it….whatever it is.” Continue Reading →

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Average Joe’s Managed Artist GB Leighton Selected As A Billboard Country Artist To Watch in 2014

GB released its highly sought after list of “Top 10 Country Artists to Watch in 2014” and selected Minneapolis rising talent GB Leighton among its honorees. Leighton, managed by Average Joe’s Rusty Harmon (Hootie & the Blowfish, the LACS and Jason Michael Carroll), is praised for his originality by journalist Chuck Dauphin who describes his songs as “deep, introspective, and moving.” This list places Leighton among great company like “Pretty Little Liars” star Lucy Hale.
“I’ve been hitting the Midwest tour scene and traveling to Nashville for several years, but it’s great to see the industry getting behind our newest project” says GB Leighton.  “2014 seems to be lining itself up to be a great year.” Continue Reading →

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Photo Release | Brad Paisley Joined By Surprise Guest – Rascal Flatts

Brad Paisley and Rascal FlattsThis past weekend Brad Paisley took his Beat This Winter Tour presented by Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® to the sunshine state of Florida.  At the Orlando stop fans were surprised when Rascal Flatts joined Paisley on stage for a rendition of Merle Haggard’s “I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink” and then one of their own, “Fast Cars and Freedom.” Continue Reading →

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Luke Bryan Performs At First Of Two Sold-Out Madison Square Garden Shows

Luke Bryan

Photos By Michael Monaco

The reigning Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year and 2014 ACM Awards Show co-host Luke Bryan played his first of two sold-out dates in New York City’s Madison Square Garden this past Saturday.  Bryan will headline his second show later in the “That’s My Kind of Night Tour” on September 12.  He also sold-out both shows performed this weekend in Uncasville, Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Arena. Continue Reading →

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List Of GRAMMY Nominees | Who’s Going To Be Watching Tonight?

61503_249387791898036_634172740_nI know I’m excited about the GRAMMY Awards tonight, how about you? Who are YOUR picks to win in each category? Just to make it easy on you, here is the complete list of the GRAMMY nominees this year: Continue Reading →

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